Tourism Fund Levy Operations Director Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Tourism Fund (TF) is a State Corporation established under the
Tourism Act, 2011 which came into operation on 1st September, 2012 vide
special issue Kenya Gazette Supplement No. 93 of 24th August, 2012.

The Board of Trustees seeks to recruit a qualified and competent staff to fill the following vacant position:
Director, Levy Operations 
Ref: TF/1/2016
Location: NHIF Building, Parking Tower, 5th Floor

County: Nairobi
Job Type: Three (3) Years Contract
Job Grade: 2

Job Summary: This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer and will be responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating and administration of all Levy matters of the Fund.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • To formulate strategic objectives that will translate into the realization of the Fund’s mandate.
  • To lead the development of the directorate’s strategy in levy collection while ensuring its alignment with the overall strategy.
  • To oversee the development and implementation of the Fund’s levy policies and strategies
  • To oversee the development and implementation of levy operations budget and work plans
  • To build a highly effective team by leading, managing and motivating staff by directing and coaching them where appropriate so that they achieve excellence in delivery
  • To manage capacity development of the staff in the directorate.
  • To ensure performance measures are designed to evaluate performance against the strategic plan
  • To determine the operations efficiency in levy operation
  • Responsible for risk management, compliance, enforcement and ethics.
  • To design and oversee implementation of rapid result initiatives in the organization
  • To identify, recommend and implement emerging trends and best practices in levy collections.
  • To provide liaison role between the levy stakeholders and the Fund
Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Science, Administration or Finance
  • Master’s degree in Social Science, Administration or Finance
  • Post Graduate qualification in any related field
  • Member of a recognized professional body
  • At least ten (10) years of experience of which five (5) should have been at a senior management level
  • Leadership and integrity qualities as set out in chapter 6 of the Constitution and demonstrated compliance to the public service values and principles as defined in the Constitution.
Key Competencies
  • A strategic thinker and team player with excellent leadership, management, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge in Strategic Planning and Result Based Performance.
  • Demonstrate experience and knowledge of relevant legislations in regards to public financial management.
  • Be proficient in the use of modern technology based information management systems.
  • Demonstrate Managerial and leadership skills including motivating, mentoring, developing, coaching and leading teams.
  • Demonstrate managerial and leadership skills including motivating, mentoring, developing and coaching teams
Application Process
and qualified persons are requested to submit their applications
indicating their current salary together with a detailed curriculum
vitae, professional certificates and testimonials

The candidate must also attach the following
  • Valid certificate of good conduct
  • EACC clearance
  • HELB clearance certificate
  • Valid KRA compliance itax certificate.
  • Clearance from a reputable credit reference bureau
Applications clearly marked “APPLICATION FOR THE POSITION OF ……………………………… ” to be addressed to:

The Chairman,
Tourism Fund
P.O. Box 46987 – 00100

Soft copy applications to be sent to so as to reach on or before 24th October 2016. 
No hard copies will be accepted.

Minorities and people living with disabilities are encouraged to apply

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